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Segerstrom Stage, South Coast Repertory
655 Town Center Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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5 events
1 review
1 stars
closest parking is just off anton blvd on the east side of the Westin Hotel $10 for the night. There are small tables just outside the theatre so you could take your own sandwiches or fast food and snack there rather than worry about how quickly you can get out of a restaurant...
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21 events
4 reviews
4 stars
The weather was cool. I wore a dress and a blazer with flats.
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"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
60 ratings
4.5 average rating
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12 events
8 reviews
8 stars
attended Jan 26 2011

My grandson and I found this play to be over-the-top funny. We are familiar with the play, but never expected such a creative treatment of the Bard's work. The costumes were original and not what would be expected in a Shakespear production, but...continued

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199 events
23 reviews
61 stars
attended Jan 23 2011

What a great production and what a novel idea to use the original language but modern dress. I was really impressed with the stage design and the choreography, which was fantastic. This production far exceeded my expectations and was one of the...continued

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14 events
13 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 26 2011

This my first time at the SCR. (South Coast Reperatory) and it was great! Loved the small and intimate venue. Great seats all around! The stage design was beautiful and well crafted. I've never read pr seen this play before and I was curious to...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Read an in-depth article about the play from South Coast Repertory’s online newsletter, Dialogue_.
Download the MIdsummer Night’s Dream study guide from South Coast Repertory.
“You’ll wait a long while to see a better, more  exciting, more entrancing, sexier production.” —_Long Beach Press-Telegram 

“Provokes seismic laughs… a big, bright, daffy rainbow.”  –_ Los Angeles Times_
“. . .seduces, rocks and amuses.”  —The Orange County Register


Led by the wildly inventive director Mark Rucker, off go four young lovers into the woods on a midsummer evening—when strange and wonderful things are likely to happen.  This shimmering Shakespearean fantasy features the antics of supernatural creatures—the fairies led by Oberon and Titania and, of course, the impish Puck, who creates chaos in the night. But what fun to join in the dream, knowing that by daylight all will be well in a mystical, moon-drenched masterpiece.